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National Summary


This evening will continue warm and dry with further sunny spells in most areas, however somewhat cloudier along the northwest coast. Cloud will increase in the southwest towards nightfall. Winds light to moderate northwest in direction.


Dry in most places tonight, however some patchy light rain or drizzle will develop in parts of the Southwest and West. Some mist and fog patches will form inland under slack winds. Lowest temperatures of 11 to 14 degrees.


Dry at first in many areas with the best of the sunshine in the east of the country. It will be cloudier in the west and southwest with some patchy rain and drizzle. Some light rain will reach eastern parts by evening time. Highest temperatures of 19 to 23 or 24 Celsius. Winds mostly light and southerly in direction.


Tuesday night: Heavy rain spreading eastwards across the countryWednesday: A wet start to the day with the rain finally clearing the east coast around midday and then brightening for the afternoon. Showers will affect Connacht and Ulster later in the afternoon/evening but much of the east and south of the country will continue to remain dry. It will become much fresher with highest afternoon temperatures of 16 to 18 degrees in westerly breezes.Thursday: A fresh and blustery day with scattered heavy showers mixed in with bright sunny spells. Most of the showers will occur over the northern half of the country; southern counties will tend to be drier for much of the time. Highest temperatures of 15 to 18 degrees. Strong and gusty westerly winds.Friday: Still windy during the morning but otherwise most places will be dry and bright for the first half of the day. The afternoon will be cloudier with scattered outbreaks of rain, mainly in the west and south of the country.Weekend: Showery and blustery, sunny spells also. Highs of 15 to 18 degrees.

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Coastal Reports

Malin Head Automatic

West-Northwest, 8 Knots, Cloudy, 16 Miles, 1021, Steady

Dublin Airport

Northwest, 10 Knots, Fair, 26 Miles, 1019, Steady

Buoy M5 51° 41'N 6° 42'W

West, 6 Knots, Wave ht:0.8 m, The visibility at Tuskar is greater than 10 Miles, 1020, Falling slowly

Roches Point Automatic

Northwest, 12 Knots, Fair, 16 Miles, 1020, Steady

Sherkin Island Automatic

West, 11 Knots, Fair, 12 Miles, 1021, Steady

Valentia Automatic

West-Northwest, 7 Knots, Fair, 12 Miles, 1023, Steady

Mace Head Automatic

West, 13 Knots, Fair, 14 Miles, 1021, Steady

Belmullet Automatic

North-Northwest, 4 Knots, Fair, 13 Miles, 1022, Steady

Buoy M2 53° 29'N, 5° 26'W

Northwest, 10 Knots, Wave ht:0.5 m, 1018, Steady

Buoy M3 51° 13'N, 10° 33'W

Report not available

Buoy M4 55° 0'N 10° 0'W

Northwest, 5 Knots, Wave height not available, 1022, Steady

Buoy M6 53° 4'N 15° 56'W

South-Southwest, 8 Knots, Wave ht: 1.1 m, 1019, Falling slowly

Sea Area Forecast

Sea Area Forecast untill 0500 Tuesday 20 June 2017 Issued at 0500 Monday 19 June 2017

Meteorological Situation at 0300: An anticyclone of 1024hPa extends across Britain and Ireland as a weak cold front remains slow-moving off the Donegal coast.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Fair Head to Carnsore Point to Valentia and the Irish Sea

Wind: East or variable force 2 to 4, becoming northerly this evening and tonight.

Weather: Fair

Visibility: Good

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Valentia to Rossan Point to Fair Head

Wind: Northerly force 2 to 4, becoming north to northeast force 4 to 5 later today and overnight.

Weather: Fair

Visibility: Good

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 0500 Wednesday 21 June 2017: Moderate to fresh east to northeast winds during Tuesday.